Synonyms of wall in English:
drive someone up the wall
- each one had some irritating habit that drove him up the wallenrage, incense, anger, infuriate, madden, inflame, antagonize, make someone's blood boil, make someone's hackles rise, rub up the wrong way, ruffle someone's feathers, ruffle, peeve;informaldrive mad/crazy, make someone see red, get someone's back up, get someone's dander up, get someone's goat, get under someone's skin, get up someone's nose, rattle someone's cageBritish informalwind up, get at, nark, get across, get on someone's wickNorth American informaltee off, tick off, burn up, gravelvulgar slangpiss offinformal,, datedgive someone the piprareempurple
go to the wall
go up the wall informal
- this causes the dog to go up the wall and bark his head offlose one's temper, lose control, become enraged, go into a rage, fly into a temper/passion, boil over, boil over with rage, flare up, fire up, go berserk, throw a tantrum, explodeinformalblow one's top, fly off the handle, lose one's cool, get mad, go crazy, go wild, go bananas, hit the roof, go through the roof, see red, go off the deep end, blow a fuse/gasket, lose one's rag, go ape, burst a blood vessel, flip, flip one's lid, foam at the mouth, get all steamed up, get worked up, have a fitNorth American informalflip one's wig, blow one's lid/stack, have a cow, go postal, have a conniption fitvulgar slanggo apeshit
off the wall
- North American informal an off-the-wall cable television programme[Antonyms] conventionaleccentric, zany, far out, freakish, quirky, idiosyncratic, unconventional, unorthodox, weird, outlandish, offbeat, off-centre, bizarre, strange, unfamiliar;FrenchoutréNorth American informalin left field
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1 the tenements walled in the space completely
enclose, bound, encircle, confine, hem, circumscribe, close, shut, fence;
2 one doorway had been walled up
block, seal, close, brick up
relating to a wall
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